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Community Nurse

Job Reference: 834-190001NE

Virgin Care
District Nursing Keynsham
£23,023-£29,608 full time equivalent

TITLE    Community Staff Nurse

BAND   5
LOCATION     Keynsham  Health Centre

Hours   30

Feel Valued

Are you a   caring, dedicated   and friendly nurse  Are you looking to join an NHS Health and Social Care partner which is striving to make positive changes? Would you like to work for an organisation where more than 9 out of every ten 10 of the people who use services would recommend them?

As a community nurse   delivering NHS services with us you will receive  AFC band  5 salary  (23,023-29,608 ) and terms and conditions  including an NHS pension. We’ll provide you with access to a committed Learning and Development team, and we work closely with Universities and Health Education England to further your potential and support your progression. We will offer a combination of in house eLearning, workshops and courses to support your development.

You will become part of the Virgin Tribe. This grants you access to premier offers such as up to 40%  off Virgin Trains, as well as discounts on Virgin Products such as holidays.

You’ll have access to our central online health and lifestyle platform covering healthy recipes, activity challenges, and support information around mental health.

Feel Proud

You  will have a RGN  qualification. As   a community nurse   You will visit   housebound patients in their own homes to undertake   holistic assessments.

You will be responsible for contributing to the holistic assessment, planning delivery and evaluation of patient care. You will implement, monitor and maintain high standards of care. You will also be required to use electronic patient record systems, be able to prioritise your work load

If you are able to demonstrate excellent communication, clinical, initiative and time management skills; are motivated, innovative and flexible .we would invite your application  for our consideration

As a community nurse  you will be working closely with our colleagues in Virgin care as well as with the wider Primary Care Team providing care to people in their own homes for a range of long term conditions. Our work is crucial to the community as we aim to prevent hospital admissions for our patients. You will care for patients and their families in the way you believe is best, delivering our high service standards, sharing best practice and actively improving the way we work. You will be based primarily in   Keynsham  Health Centre.

If successful you will be joining a friendly   supportive team who actively encourage suggestions for quality improvements.

Feel the difference

If you’d like to discuss the role further, or request the full job description, please contact   Susan Peyton via email: susan.peyton

You’re welcome to come in for an informal visit, meet our friendly team and ask any queries you may have before you apply.

 We plan to hold interviews during the week commencing   29th   August 2019, so please let us know in your application if you won’t be available that week. We look forward to hearing from you.

We partner with the NHS to make a real difference to people in  Bath and North East Somerset   and we’re building a working environment where colleagues too can really feel the difference. It’s the kind of place where nothing’s too much trouble. Where you’ll feel empowered, listened to, valued and where we’ll support you to bring your best self to work every single day and to deliver high quality care. And that’s just the beginning. Since 2006, we’ve delivered services to millions of people by developing our own unique approach where our patients are at the centre of everything we do.

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